As a young boy Comell Woolrich traveled throughout
South America with his mother and mining engineer father
and returned to the states to attend Columbia University.
He wrote his first novel while still attending university and
won a $10,000 prize. Many screenplays have been based
on his noir mystery books, including CONVICTED with
Rita Hayworth. STREET OF CHANE with Burgess
Meredith, and Alfred Hitchcock's REAR WINDOW.
Richard Dooling is both an attorney and author whose
books include CRITICAL CARE and WHITE MAN'S
GRAVE. His short fiction often appears in The New
Yorker. He lives in Omaha, Nebraska.